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South Korea / Former Presidents / Kwangju Criminal Charges #401781

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 23, 1996
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Seoul: Sohn Jie-Ae) The legal problems for South Korea's two former presidents, Roh Tae Woo and Chun Doo Hwan, who have been indicted for their 1981 crackdown against the pro-democracy movement in Kwangju after already being indicted on bribery charges, examined. [Security guard KOH Sung- Suk - (thru translator) recalls Kwangju.] The background to and twists of the Kwangju issue outlined.

Sohn, Jie-Ae;
Woodruff, Judy

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